Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Planning Poker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Planning Poker over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Planning Poker
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 983 1161 1170
Rank change year-on-year +178 +9 +42
Permanent jobs citing Planning Poker 86 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.007% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 23
UK median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £44,000 £47,250 £46,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.58% +20.00% -

Planning Poker is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 126,569 151,173 161,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.13% 91.79% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99,490 120,358 127,829
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Planning Poker
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Planning Poker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Planning Poker in the UK

Planning Poker
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Planning Poker.

Salary trend for Planning Poker in the UK

Planning Poker
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Planning Poker over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Planning Poker in the UK

Planning Poker
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Poker within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +162 86 £50,000 -20.00% 2
UK excluding London +127 66 £51,250 -14.58% 2
South East +90 63 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +104 20 £45,000 -28.00%
North West +35 3 £52,500 -25.00%
North of England +32 3 £52,500 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing Planning Poker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Planning Poker.

1 82 (95.35%) JIRA
2 81 (94.19%) Confluence
3 79 (91.86%) Microservices
4 78 (90.70%) Docker
4 78 (90.70%) Git (software)
5 77 (89.53%) Retail
5 77 (89.53%) Kafka
5 77 (89.53%) Redis
5 77 (89.53%) Mesos
5 77 (89.53%) Marathon
6 73 (84.88%) Java
6 73 (84.88%) Scrum
7 72 (83.72%) Cucumber
8 69 (80.23%) Sprint Planning
9 68 (79.07%) React
9 68 (79.07%) JavaScript
10 67 (77.91%) MongoDB
10 67 (77.91%) Burndown Charts
11 66 (76.74%) PostgreSQL
12 62 (72.09%) Spring
13 61 (70.93%) Selenium
14 60 (69.77%) Enzyme
14 60 (69.77%) ES7
14 60 (69.77%) ES6
14 60 (69.77%) webpack
15 54 (62.79%) Babel
16 51 (59.30%) Technology Roadmap
17 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
19 25 (29.07%) Redux

Planning Poker
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (94.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Gliffy
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) AWS
2 10 (11.63%) BrowserStack
2 10 (11.63%) Datadog
3 4 (4.65%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (1.16%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (89.53%) Redis
2 67 (77.91%) MongoDB
3 66 (76.74%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (11.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (95.35%) JIRA
2 78 (90.70%) Git (software)
3 72 (83.72%) Cucumber
4 61 (70.93%) Selenium
5 60 (69.77%) webpack
6 54 (62.79%) Babel
7 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.47%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.16%) Ant
9 1 (1.16%) GitLab
9 1 (1.16%) Gradle
9 1 (1.16%) Maven
9 1 (1.16%) Redmine
9 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 77 (89.53%) Retail
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (41.86%) Software Engineer
3 33 (38.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 33 (38.37%) React Developer
3 33 (38.37%) UI Developer
4 29 (33.72%) Development Engineer
4 29 (33.72%) Software Development Engineer
5 21 (24.42%) UI Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Software Test Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Test Development Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Test Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Java Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Developer in Test
9 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (89.53%) Kafka
2 68 (79.07%) React
3 62 (72.09%) Spring
4 60 (69.77%) Enzyme
5 25 (29.07%) Redux
6 23 (26.74%) Spring Boot
7 16 (18.60%) Node.js
8 15 (17.44%) Jest
9 9 (10.47%) WebdriverIO
10 8 (9.30%) JSON
10 8 (9.30%) Web Services
11 7 (8.14%) Spring WebFlux
12 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.33%) CSS
12 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.16%) Gherkin
13 1 (1.16%) Middleware
13 1 (1.16%) RESTful
13 1 (1.16%) XML
13 1 (1.16%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Linux
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (91.86%) Microservices
2 73 (84.88%) Scrum
3 69 (80.23%) Sprint Planning
4 67 (77.91%) Burndown Charts
5 51 (59.30%) Technology Roadmap
6 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (26.74%) TDD
8 20 (23.26%) BDD
9 18 (20.93%) Multichannel Retail
10 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
11 16 (18.60%) SDET
12 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
12 11 (12.79%) Validation
13 10 (11.63%) Business Agility
13 10 (11.63%) Integration Testing
13 10 (11.63%) Regression Testing
13 10 (11.63%) Smoke Testing
14 9 (10.47%) API Testing
14 9 (10.47%) Scrum-ban
14 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (84.88%) Java
2 68 (79.07%) JavaScript
3 60 (69.77%) ES6
3 60 (69.77%) ES7
4 15 (17.44%) ES8
4 15 (17.44%) Java 8
5 2 (2.33%) SQL
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (90.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 77 (89.53%) Marathon
1 77 (89.53%) Mesos
2 10 (11.63%) Kibana
3 1 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes